Benjamin Kepes

Consultant - Project Management UK

Benjamin specialises in Project Management placing candidates into consultancies and end user clients across Real Estate & Construction. Benjamin joined Capstone with experience of commercial and residential real estate, and experience being engaged in the foreign exchange markets. Benjamin places relationships and networking at the forefront of recruitment and is building his network and expertise to be able to provide an apparelled solution for his clients and candidates.

Having been brought up in Scotland and Australia Benjamin is a very keen sportsman having played Rugby for Western Australia and competing in Martial Arts competitions internationally. Being involved in team and solo sports from a young age he is dedicated, driven and a natural leader.

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Development project Manager

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + benefits    City of London, London

Client-Side Development Project Manager Salary - £50,000 to £60,000 + Benefits London Capstone are proud to be recruiting for a Development Project Manager to join a boutique property investment company situated in central London. As an investment company, our client acquires prime assets and actively manages them through investment and development initiatives to drive capital growth. Being a small company, our client will provide immediate exposure to all aspects of the project life-cycle including the acquisitions, financial managements and more. The projects will consist of fit-outs of their own existing properties as well as developments of newly acquired properties. The Role As Project Manager, you will be integral for assisting all aspects of the project life-cycle, from the acquisition stage through to the project completion. This position will provide a platform on which you can develop yourself as a project manager whilst also gaining development management experience. You will be reporting directly into the head of construction and will be assisting more senior members of the team until you are ready to undertake your own project. Requirements: A construction related degree (Construction Project Management, Building Surveyor, Quantity Surveyor etc.) Ideally chartered (MRICS, MCIOB, MAPM, RIBA etc.) Proven track record delivering projects on time, to budget and to a very high-standard. Previously delivered both commercial and residential projects valuing up to £10 million. A strong understanding of the full project life-cycle including acquisitions Strong verbal and written communication as well as stakeholder management Characteristics: Ambitious and hardworking, willing to put in the extra effort to deliver projects to the highest standards. Quick learner, to be able to pick up any aspects of the project life-cycle you have limited previous experience in. Enthusiastic about your work and developing yourself as a Project Manager. Proactive approach, jumping onto any required works regardless of the project. Able to identify and deal with any project issues that may arise. This opportunity to deliver both fit-outs and developments will allow for a broad range of experience in both a project and development manager capacity. If you are keen to hear more about this opportunity please do not hesitate to contact Benjamin Kepes (Consultant) via email b.kepes@capstone-recruitment.com or via phone on 0203 757 5000 Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Assistant Programme Delivery Manager

£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits    London, England

Assistant Programme Delivery Manager (Commercial Occupier) Salary £30.000 - £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits London Capstone's London Based Project Management division have a requirement for an Assistant Programme Delivery Manager to join one of the top real estate Consultancies based in London to work with a leading technology company on a programme of works across both the UK and EMEA region. The Role As an assistant delivery manager, you will be responsible for the co-ordination and delivery of various project related tasks / processes to support the senior team in the delivery of projects and wider account tasks managing a programme of works in the commercial occupier sector delivering projects across the EMEA region. Ideally you will have a proven track record or already in a Senior Project Coordinator role with stakeholder management experience and knowledge of working across the EMEA. The role will be client facing and strong written and verbal communication skills will be required. Key Responsibilities Support in preparing request for Proposals (RFP) Support with the analysis of project quotes, RFIs and RFP returns Assist PDM's in database System administration (Etrax/Project Insight/REFCO) Co-ordinate with Commercial Manager concerning project cash flows Coordinate and prepare various reports and presentations as required Co-ordinate and manage project close out processes Assist PDM's with vendor set up registration Assist in preparing contracts for Tier 1 PM firms and their purchase orders Assist the team in general across all projects where support is needed, on a project by project basis Attributes Experience within a corporate office environment would be beneficial An understanding of program management Basic understanding of design and construction processes Good numerical skills Previous time spent in a similar role would be ideal Please contact Benjamin Kepes at Capstone Property Recruitment for further information on 0203 757 5000 or b.kepes@capstone-recruitment.com This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a leading consultancy in London. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Project Manager (Client-side) Residential

£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits    City of London, London

Project Manager (Client Side residential) Location - Mayfair, London Salary up to £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Benefits Capstone's London Based Project Management division are recruiting for a Project Manager / Development Manager to join a real estate investment and development company based in Mayfair. Our client has a prestigious property portfolio investing and developing commercial, retail, residential and industrial opportunities. This is a fantastic opportunity for a project manager to work on a diverse portfolio of projects acting in a truly client-side capacity. The Role As a Project Manager, you will be reporting directly into the senior development Manager and will be a key support on the delivery on several large residential projects from inception through to completion. The role will also include working alongside the asset managers, managing external design and project teams and advising as to the status of projects under your supervision. Key Responsibilities Support senior management with day to day project activities Liaise with all external consultant teams Tendering contracts in accordance with the preferred procurement route Attend and run monthly meeting and design meetings Advising on cost and programmes of works Be fully aware and up to date with latest building regulations and safety regulations. Attributes Ideally you will be degree educated and professionally qualified or working towards chartership (MRICS, MCIOB,MAPM,RIBA ) Minimum of 2 years' experience working for either a developer, consultancy or construction company Experience of delivering large residential schemes from inception through to completion and delivering development appraisals with a good understanding of the planning process and procurement routes. A consultative approach Please contact Benjamin Kepes at Capstone Property Recruitment for further information on 0203 757 5000 or b.kepes@capstone-recruitment.com There will be a great demand for this role so time will be of the essence to submit your interest. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Client-side Project Manager

£45000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + excellent benifits    Oxford, Oxfordshire

Client-Side Project Manager £45,000 - £54,000 + Excellent benefits Oxford Capstone's project Management division have a unique client-side opportunity to work with one of the world's leading research laboratory's to deliver state of the art facilities across a varied site incorporating circa 80 buildings. Our client is looking to expand its facilities with 4 new build projects currently on site with further projects in the pipeline. As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for the delivery of laboratory and office projects from inception through to completion and managing multiple projects at any one time. The role will be client facing and strong written and verbal communication skills will be required. Key Responsibilities Experience working on office and Laboratory inception - completion Circa £25m. (RIBA stages 1-9) Support senior management with day to day project activities Good working knowledge of all the main project management concepts, tools and techniques Attributes Ideally you will be degree educated and professionally qualified (MRICS, MCIOB,MAPM,RIBA) Minimum of 4 years' experience working for either a developer, consultancy or construction company A consultative approach Security clearance will be required / applied for Please contact Benjamin Kepes at Capstone Property Recruitment for further information on 0203 757 5000 or b.kepes@capstone-recruitment.com Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Head of Programme Management & Workplace

£70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits    City of London, London

Head of Programme Management & Workplace West London £70,000 - £85,000 + bonus + benefits Capstone's London based Project Management team are proud to be recruiting on behalf of a global media organisation to recruit their Head of Programme Management and Workplace. About the role: This assignment is geared towards programme managing and coordinating the end to end development and delivery of multiple projects to deliver best in class workplace design & construction projects on time / budget. You will be tasked with delivering inspiring flexible space to the highest standards of design and sustainability, which reflects our client's commitment to providing a fantastic workplace. Key responsibilities and duties: Developing, documenting and challenging the project brief Maintaining the project process Effectively managing project costs, programmes and quality Providing advice & guidance on new buildings Representing best practice across the organisation in project management Leading on change management when applicable Leading a team focusing on creating and developing flexible workplaces Delivering projects; every now and then rolling up your sleeves when required About you: You will be degree educated, ideally with a property or construction related professional qualification / accreditation. You will have a proven track record of working within a corporate environment delivering a range of office projects for a large work force. This is a leading role for a top media organisation, a collaborative approach coupled with leadership and ambition are key to its success. To apply or to discuss in more detail please contact Benjamin Kepes on 020 3757 5000 or email your CV in the strictest confidence to B.kepes@capstone-recruitment.com Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Development Project Director

£120000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus + benifits     London, England

Position: Development Project Director Salary: £120,000 to £130,000 plus bonus & benefits Location: Central London Capstone have been retained by a privately-owned global Art Gallery to secure a Development Project Director to lead their real estate function. This position will be solely focused on their hospitality business which is an expanding part of the empire. The department will be based in London but will be a global function with operating hotels, restaurants and bars in the UK and US. This is an exceptional opportunity to work within the most instrumental Arts organisation. About the role: Main purpose: providing strategic leadership to a new projects and real estate team responsible for the management and development of all projects. Provide professional advice to the COO and other stakeholders in respect of all development matters. Main duties include: Assisting with financial modelling of all new development opportunities Establishing a Capital Projects Team Lead the technical due diligence phase for all new acquisitions and leases Lead the selection of key development managers & professional team appointments Responsible for all legal, health and safety matters on all projects Develop and implement strategic management and coordination of all project activities Challenge procurement options and present to the investment committee About you: You will have a degree and or professional qualification in a surveying, construction, engineering or property related discipline, plus; Solid business acumen and financial analysis skills In-depth knowledge and expertise in all aspects of project management Self-motivated with a high degree of integrity, honesty and ethics Strategic and analytical thinking skills A natural leader If you are an experienced real estate and construction professional, ideally with hospitality experience, please contact Benjamin Kepes to discuss further. This really is a unique opportunity to work for a trend setting organisation in the hotels sector. Please make enquiries in the strictest of confidence to Benjamin Kepes on 020 3757 5000 or email a copy of your CV to b.kepes@capstone-recruitment.com Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

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